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  • The Anthropology of Religion in A Globalizing World

    By Ida Fadzillah Leggett

    Anthropology of Religion in a Globalizing World focuses on religions and belief systems in a global, multi-cultural, popular, and constantly transforming world. Today’s cultural groups exist across national borders and ethnic boundaries, and their religious ideologies rapidly adapt and follow suit.…

    Paperback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Regional Diasporas and Transnational Flows to India

    Provincial Globalisation

    Edited by Carol Upadhya, Mario Rutten, Leah Koskimaki

    Patterns of international migration have produced complex transnational networks that directly link towns and villages in India to people and places abroad. Although the Government of India has forged a strong relationship with Overseas Indians, the ties that migrants and diasporic groups maintain…

    Hardback – 2018-01-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge/Edinburgh South Asian Studies Series

  • Routledge Handbook of Asian Migrations

    Edited by Gracia Liu-Farrer, Brenda S.A. Yeoh

    Housing more than half of the global population, Asia is a region characterised by increasingly diverse forms of migration and mobility. Offering a wide-ranging overview of the field of Asian migrations, this new handbook therefore seeks to examine and evaluate the flows of movement within Asia, as…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • The Middle Class in Emerging Societies

    Consumers, Lifestyles and Markets

    Edited by Leslie L. Marsh, Hongmei Li

    This volume examines the discursive construction of the meanings and lifestyle practices of the middle class in the rapidly transforming economies of Asia, Latin America, Africa and the Middle East, focusing on the social, political and cultural implications at local and global levels. While…

    Paperback – 2017-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Spaces of Youth

    Work, Citizenship and Culture in a Global Context

    By David Farrugia

    Contemporary young people are situated within a complex and disorienting set of social changes that are reshaping how youth is constructed, governed and experienced across the globe. Historically, it has been taken for granted that youth primarily concerns time, especially with regards to personal…

    Hardback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • The Rise and Fall of the Amazon Rubber Industry

    An Historical Anthropology

    By Stephen L. Nugent

    In this engaging book, Stephen Nugent offers the first in-depth historical anthropology of the most widely recognised feature of the Amazonian region – the dramatic rise and fall of the Amazon rubber industry, Examining rubber in the Amazon from the perspective of a long-term extractive industry…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge

  • National Politics and Sexuality in Transregional Perspective

    The Homophobic Argument

    Edited by Achim Rohde, Christina Von Braun, Stefanie Schuler-Springorum

    National Politics and Sexuality in Transregional Perspective explores how modern identity politics around the world are gendered and sexualized in multiple ways. Constructions of the imagined collective ’self’ often contain references to a heteronormative order, whereas relevant internal or…

    Hardback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge
    Sexualities in Society

  • Nepali Diaspora in a Globalised Era

    Edited by Tanka B. Subba, A. C. Sinha

    This is one of the first books to explore Nepali diaspora in a global context, across India and other parts of South Asia, Southeast Asia, Europe, and Australia. It discusses the social, political and economic status and aspirations of the Nepali community worldwide. The essays in the volume cover…

    Paperback – 2017-12-04 
    Routledge India
    Nepal and Himalayan Studies

  • Remapping Gender, Place and Mobility

    Global Confluences and Local Particularities in Nordic Peripheries

    By Stine Thidemann Faber, Helene Pristed Nielsen

    Enhancing our understanding of how people and places are affected by globalization at the level of everyday interactions within ’Nordic Peripheries’, this book sheds light on local particularities as well as global confluences, by illuminating how gender, mobility and belonging contribute to…

    Paperback – 2017-11-09 
    Routledge
    Gender in a Global/Local World

  • World Culture Re-Contextualised

    Meaning Constellations and Path-Dependencies in Comparative and International Education Research

    Edited by Jürgen Schriewer

    Impressive strands of research have shown the emergent reality of increasing world-level interconnection in almost every field of social action. As a consequence, theories and models have been developed which are aimed at conceptualising this new reality along the lines of an ‘institutionalised’…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge

  • Families as Educators for Global Citizenship

    By Judith A. Myers-Walls, Péter Somlai

    This title was first published in 2001. All people and regions of the world are deeply affected by world events, no matter how closely they embrace or how actively they try to resist their impact. This book explores some of the ways globalization has changed and formed children, youth, and families…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

  • The Globalization of Terrorism

    By Ihekwoaba D. Onwudiwe

    This title was first published in 2001. Terrorism is today a global problem and, as was recently demonstrated in Kenya and Tanzania, no country is immune. Terrorism occurs everywhere (villages and cities), it targets innocent people and terrorists who are ideologically opposed to one country can…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge

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